leishmaniosis


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Related to leishmaniosis: cutaneous leishmaniasis, visceral leishmaniasis
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Noun1.leishmaniosis - sores resulting from a tropical infection by protozoa of the genus Leishmania which are spread by sandflies
protozoal infection - any infection caused by a protozoan
Assam fever, dumdum fever, kala-azar, visceral leishmaniasis - leishmaniasis of the viscera
Aleppo boil, cutaneous leishmaniasis, Delhi boil, Old World leishmaniasis, oriental sore, tropical sore - leishmaniasis of the skin; characterized by ulcerative skin lesions
American leishmaniasis, leishmaniasis americana, mucocutaneous leishmaniasis, nasopharyngeal leishmaniasis, New World leishmaniasis - a form of leishmaniasis endemic in Mexico and Central American and South America; sores are limited to the skin and mucosa
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La leishmaniosis es una enfermedad causada por protozoarios del genero Leishmania, que afecta al hombre y animales a traves de la picadura de insectos infectados.
The WebConferences cover two areas of particular interest due to recent advances in our understanding of CVBDs; the diagnosis and management of canine leishmaniosis and the diagnosis and management of flea- and tick-borne diseases in general.
Bahrami Ali Mohammad: Antileishmanial Effects of Traditional Herbal Extracts Against Cutaneous Leishmaniosis In Vivo.
The chemotherapy against diseases such as leishmaniosis and trypanosomiosis is limited by the existence of only a few drugs in the market, most of which are of low efficacy, require a long and supervised treatment, show toxic side effects, and frequently lead to the appearance of resistant strains (Kayser et al.
He said diseases such as malaria, tuberculosis, and leishmaniosis are endemic in Yanomami communities.
Concern had also been raised after one disease, canine leishmaniosis - an infection which causes severe bleeding - had been reported in 20 American and two Canadian provinces.
Among the diseases pets can catch in mainland Europe are babesiosis, a tick-borne malaria-like illness, ehrlichiosis , a tick-borne virus causing fever, headaches, fatigue and muscle aches, and leishmaniosis, which is caught from sand flies and causes skin ulcers.
Con relacion a la comunicacion breve "Casuistica de leishmaniosis visceral canina en ciudades de la Provincia de Corrientes (Argentina) donde se registraron casos humanos" aparecida en Revista Veterinaria 22: 2, 144-146, 2011, ha sido solicitada una aclaracion referida al hecho que se presentaron algunos datos del ano 2009, cuando se menciona que los trabajos se realizaron en el bienio 2010-2011.
Guadalupe Miro, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain drew attention to the continuing geographical spread of CVBDs and their vectors, reporting signs of Canine leishmaniosis spreading to new, previously unaffected areas in the North of Spain, accompanied with reports of the spread of sand-fly populations to new areas.
Epidemiological aspects of canine visceral leishmaniosis in the Islamic Republic of Iran.